Pedagogy for 21st Century Learning
The 3 R's - Rigor, Relevance and Relationships - from schoolkit
3 factors DRIVING innovation according to Apple - Mobility - 24/7 access
User created content #adecamp09 - "kids need to learn to be the CEO of their own personal brand"
Social interactions for learning #adecamp09 classroom is perfect model to teach social interactions ... "80% of employers look at social media as a formal part of applicant review" - kids as CEO of own brand, re content publishing. Every student should have access to - a studio - to create, a stage - to show their work, a community - chat drives creative conversations.
Note in QLD teachers are banned from social interactions with their students. TEACHERS have been banned from contacting students on Facebook, MySpace, YouTube and other social networking sites amid growing concern over inappropriate relationships.
Our students need to be taught: Digital Citizenship, NetSafety & DigiFootprints (@Nexus)
How often do we reverse engineer our lessons - by asking our 'end users' what they want??? "reverse mentors"
Challenge Based Learning (CBL) advantages? - Faster progress to better result - shorter timetable, higher expectations. The CBL framework seems to build on the Thinking for Understanding Framework but adds the Challenge and Publication stages.
Providing students with opportunities to draw on their knowledge and resources to create appropriate solutions to challenges.
I liked this tweet from @tonitones who was at the ADE camp: it's not about getting kids to school - it's about getting them want to come BACK to school after lunch! is the mindset in your school built around a culture of creativity and a strive for innovation?